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Applications are invited from enthusiastic and motivated people interested in managing Swansea Gardens Lakeside Holiday Park, one of Lake Macquarie City Council’s four holiday parks. Swansea Gardens Lakeside Holiday Park is a 382 site park located on the western side of the lake entrance at Swansea. The park comprises a range of tourist facilities and […]

As we head into the cooler months, some of our recreational facilities will be closed temporarily: Belmont Pines Lakeside Holiday Park Swimming pool – closed from 1 May 2017 and will reopen for the October long weekend 2017 Playground – the playground will also be closed from 1 May 2017 until the October long weekend […]

Works to refurbish the swimming pool at Blacksmiths Beachside Holiday Park will commence in May. The central island will be removed, the pool interior will be resurfaced, new edging tiles and lights will be installed, and the filtration system upgraded. The works will be completed in time for the October long weekend.

Construction is due to commence in May on a new Recreation and BBQ room at Belmont Pines Lakeside Holiday Park. The new facility will be located adjacent to the swimming pool and playground and will feature an outdoor dining area, two double BBQs, outdoor showers, toilet and indoor room with large television. Construction is expected […]

Newcastle has been named as the host city for the series finale of the V8 Supercars Championship for the next five years, with the first event to be held from 24 – 26 November 2017. The event will be the first Supercars race ever held in Newcastle and is expected to attract over 80,000 visitors […]

Works are nearing completion for the upgrade of 53 caravan and camping sites at Swansea Gardens Lakeside Holiday Park. The sites are located between the villas and the camp kitchen. Works include construction of roadways, power, sullage and street lights plus a new BBQ shelter. The new sites will be open in time for the summer […]

A brand new four ensuite amenity unit has just been delivered to Blacksmiths Beachside Holiday Park! This new unit has increased the total number of ensuite sites at the park to 12. The new unit is expected to be ready by mid November.

Works have been completed on the refurbishment of amenities block number one at Swansea Gardens Lakeside Holiday Park. The refurbishment included retiling, new showers, toilets, benches and painting.  

Lake Macquarie City Council has completed works to repair and stabilise part of the foreshore area at Belmont Pines Lakeside Holiday Park. During the April 2015 storm, the foreshore area was damaged and repair works are necessary to prevent further erosion. Sandstone concrete steps have been constructed in several locations around the foreshore to provide access […]

A new BBQ and recreation room is nearing completion at Blacksmiths and will be open at Christmas. The new facility is located directly opposite the swimming pool and playground area and features an outdoor dining area, BBQs and and indoor room with TV where movies will be shown.